Grid Line Type (still image/movie)

still image, movie, slow&quick motion

Sets the displayed type of grid line. The grid line will help you to adjust the composition of images.

  1. MENU (Shooting) → [Shooting Display][Grid Line Type] → desired setting.

Menu item details

Rule of 3rds Grid:
Place main subjects close to one of the grid lines that divide the image into thirds for a well-balanced composition.
Square Grid:
Square grids make it easier to confirm the horizontal level of your composition. This is useful for assessing the composition when shooting landscapes, closeups, or when performing camera scanning.
Diag. + Square Grid:
Place a subject on the diagonal line to express an uplifting and powerful feeling.


  • If you assign [Grid Line Type] to the desired key using [Custom Key/Dial Set.] or [Custom Key/Dial Set.], you can set the type of grid line by pressing the assigned key.